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Investors may look to ECB for

December 05, 2016
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FRANKFURT- With Italy’s constitutional referendum and Austria’s presidential vote both potentially underlining growing anti-establishmentism, the European Central Bank is preparing to set to try to bring some calm to the mix.

Banks urges Britain to stagger

December 05, 2016
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LONDON- Britain must negotiate a staggered departure from the European Union over several years or risk banks leaving the country, the biggest banking lobby group will warn the government in coming weeks, according to sources familiar with the matter.

Japan preparing to issue more

December 05, 2016
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TOKYO- Japan is preparing to issue more debt-covering bonds due to a likely shortfall in tax revenues for this fiscal year to March, the Nikkei business daily reported.

BoE warns against hasty hike

December 05, 2016
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LONDON- The Bank of England’s chief economist, Andrew Haldane, said on Friday it would be risky to raise interest rates too hastily and that he was comfortable with the BoE’s recent shift to a neutral stance on what its next monetary policy move should be.

Canada wants stronger buffer

December 05, 2016
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TORONTO- National Bank of Canada on Friday reported better-than-expected profit for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year and said it planned to further strengthen its capital position next year.

Business confidence declines

November 28, 2016
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Business outlook on the economy turned less optimistic for   fourth quarter 2016, with the overall confidence index (CI) declining to 39.8 percent compared to 45.4 percent in the Q3 2016 survey, data from the Bangko Sentral showed.

PH growth dynamics continue t

November 28, 2016
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We are almost at the end of 2016 and a new year is fast approaching. As such, I thought that for my remarks this afternoon, it may be useful to look back at some highlights of 2016 and use those as points of reflection in looking at the future.

Landbank posts P10.3B net inc

November 28, 2016
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The Land Bank of the Philippines is on track to meet its full-year income target of P13.5 billion, on the back of steady growth for the first nine months of 2016. The Bank’s net income for the period stood at P10.3 billion, which exceeds by 2 percent its year-to-date target of P10.13 billion. 

PDIC: Beware of deposit insur

November 28, 2016
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The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) warned depositors and the general public of a scam that involves payment of deposit insurance claims of depositors of closed banks.

Manulife PH wins digital, bran

November 28, 2016
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Manulife Philippines has won awards for its digital and branding campaigns.


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Trillanes to Duterte: Sign waiver of bank secrecy law addressed to BPI

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | February 20,2017
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‘Trillanes did not fall into the trap of Duterte diverting the issue with his personal insults to him.’

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More on the DeLima-Trillanes team

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | February 20, 2017
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‘Sen. Trillanes to President Duterte: “Disclose your bank account deposits!’